PROMOTING LITERACY 101

PROMOTING LITERACY 101 Family Literacy Day is on January 27, 2021 It’s never too early to start promoting literacy with your family! It can even be as simple as leaving books lying around your home. Sounds easy right? Well, IT IS! Just leave books all around your...
Language Facilitation Techniques

Language Facilitation Techniques

Language Facilitation Techniques One of the questions I always get asked when I see new parents is “What can I do at home to help my child learn language?”. For kids with language delays its important to get help from a Speech-Language Pathologist but it is equally...
My hearing loss journey

My hearing loss journey

Back in September I got a nasty, nasty virus. Hazards of the job and it knocked me on my ass for a week and sent me to the doctor for a strep test and some antibiotics. Strep negative and antibiotics didn’t work (because I had a VIRUS!!). I most likely caught it from...
Sticky Sticky Bubble Gum File Folder Activity

Sticky Sticky Bubble Gum File Folder Activity

Finding new and fun activities that can be used with a variety of goals is always something that I’ve found difficult. When my amazing CDA, Sheree, came up with this game I was over the moon!! It combines the ease of a folder game with a fun song, Sticky Sticky Bubble...
Language Facilitation Techniques

What is a Communicative Disorders Assistant?

A Communicative Disorders Assistant, or CDA for short, is a person who has been trained to perform hearing and speech-language screenings, implement therapy and work with a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) and families. They come from a variety of academic...